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Enrolment for new students is taking place

If you wish that your son/daughter come to St. Cecilia’s beginning in September 2021 then it is time to enrol. Please contact the school on 0719177907 or email stcecilias@stceciliasschool.ie to talk to the principal Éilis Dillon. The school admission policy and … Continue reading

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School Closure

Dear Parents/Guardians, As you all know the school is closed and our instructions are to switch to remote learning for now.  Please access our remote learning plan on this link: Communication Teaching and Learning Platform        

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Special Visitor for Silver Class

Today we had a special visitor in St. Cecilia’s. He even got a little  bit delayed flying through a snowstorm on his way from the North Pole!! A special thanks to his helpers Mary and Breda who created a really … Continue reading

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December Newsletter

Our December Newsletter is now available. Newsletter December 20

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Green Schools Update

This term the Green schools held a socially distanced meeting in the school hall. We discussed our theme of Global Citizenship and Marine Environments. We also discussed our ongoing energy monitoring, re-visiting our policy on recycling in order to maximise … Continue reading

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Silver Sounds

We gathered recyclable materials in Silver this week and used them to make different sounds. We enjoyed making quite a racket!!!!

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Mad about Maths!

Students in Red class have been working very hard in maths. We have been busy doing matching activities, sorting items based on colour, shape and size and counting activities using numicon. We have also been really enjoying our sound theme … Continue reading

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Sounds are all around us.

Since returning to school Black class have been extremely busy looking at our new unit of sound. We have been out and about in Sligo identifying the natural sounds around us, in the class room making art through the use … Continue reading

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Sounds good to me!!

We have been having a fantastic time exploring sounds in purple class! We have listened to music and decided if we wanted to turn the volume up or down during our predictable chart writing. We have also been working really … Continue reading

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In The Navy!!

We have been very busy in Navy Class since returning to school. The first term was spent focusing on the theme ‘All About Me’. We did lots of sensory work, body awareness, and dance and movement in PE. This term … Continue reading

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Sound ideas

This term in Green class we have been exploring different sounds. We have enjoyed making loud and quiet sounds, we have played a range of instruments and we have linked these activities to other curriculum areas such as science and … Continue reading

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Patterns Everywhere!

Yellow Class have really enjoyed exploring and learning about pattern. We started by copying and continuing patterns, then we had a go at making our own. The most fun was looking at photos of patterns around the school and going … Continue reading

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Making some noise!

In Blue class, we have been exploring and creating different types of sounds. We have been discovering which musical instruments make soft sounds and which make loud sounds. We have been making our own musical instruments, including drums and investigating what … Continue reading

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Little Musicians

Our students in Orange Class have been exploring the theme ‘Sound’. Our Focus: To associate sounds with their source. To participate in making sounds using a wide variety of homemade and manufactured instruments. To participate in experimenting with different ways … Continue reading

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Autumn Clean Up!

White class love their playtimes on the yard. We play football, basketball and badminton. However, Autumn leaves make for a slippy and messy yard, so as part of their Junior Cycle the class took on a very worthwhile task of … Continue reading

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